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1 Rodney Stark, "Modernization and Mormon Growth: The Secularization Thesis Revisited,"
Marie Cornwall, Timothy B. Heaton, & Larry A. Young, eds., Contemporary Mormonism: Social Science Perspectives (Urbana and Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 1994), 13-23;
Timothy B. Heaton, "Vital Statistics," in Encyclopedia of Mormonism, ed. D. H. Ludlow (New York: Macmillan, 1992), 4:1518-37.
2 T. B. Heaton, K. L. Goodman, & T. B. Holman, "In Search of a Peculiar People: Are Mormon Families Really Different?" in Contemporary Mormonism: Social Science Perspectives 87-117;
K. L. Goodman & T. B. Heaton, "LDS Church Members in the U.S. and Canada," AMCAP Journal 12, no.l (1986): 88-107.
3 Contemporary Mormonism, 43;
L. A. Young, "Confronting Turbulent Environments: Issues in the Organizational Growth and Globalization of Mormonism" in Contemporary Mormonism: Social Science Perspectives 63.
4 Armand Mauss, "Refuge and Retrenchment: The Mormon Quest for Identity," in Contemporary Mormonismš. Social Science Perspectives 24-42.
5 Daniel A. Stout, "Resolving Conflicts of Worldviews: LDS Women and Television," AMCAP Journal 20, no. 1 (1994): 61-79;
D. Stout & J. Buddenbaum, eds., Religion and Mass Media: Audiences and Adaptations (Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage, 1996), 183-196.
6 Scott Abbott, "One Lord, One Faith, Two Universities: Tensions Between "Religion" and "Thought" at BYU," Sunstone, Vol. 16 (Sept 1992): 15-23.
7 Kurt Lewin, "Channels of Group Life," Human Relations 1 (1947), 143-53.
8 Nancy Melich, "A Look at the Characters and Themes of Angels’ ", The Salt Lake Tribune, 26 November 1995, sec. E, p. 3.
9 Abbott, 15-23.
10 Michael Evenden, "Angels in a Mormon Gaze, or, Utopia, Rage Communitas, Dream Dialogue, and Funhouse Mirror Aesthetics," Sunstone, Vol. 17 (Sept, 1994): 56.
11 Robbins, Cults, Converts and Charisma: The Sociology of Religious Movements (Newbury Park, CA: Sage Publications, 1988);
R. Stark, "How New Religions Succeed: A Theoretical Model/’ in D.G. Bromley & R. E. Hammond, eds., The Future of New Religious Movements (Macon, GA: Mercer University Press, 1987), 11-29.
12 Wade C. Roof, "Toward the Year 2000: Reconstructions of Religious Space," Annals of the American Academy of Social and Political Science 527 (1993): 155-170.
13 Michael Medved, Hollywood vs. America: Popular Culture and the War on Traditional Values (New York: Harper Collins, 1992), 50-69.
14 W. F. Fore, Television and Religion: The Shaping of Faith, Values and Culture (Minneapolis, MN: Augsburg, 1987).
15 G. Lewis, Telegarbage: What You Can do about Sex and Violence on TV (Nashville, TN: Thomas Nelson Publishers, 19 77).
16 Elihu Katz and P. Lazarsfeld, Personal Influence: The Part Played by People in the Flow of Mass Communication (New York: Free Press, 1956), 32.
17 Dennis McQuail, Mass Communication Theory: An Introduction, 2nd ed. (London: Sage, 1994): 212-18.
18 Jay Blumler and Elihu Katz, The Uses of Mass Communications: Current Perspectives on Gratifications Research (Beverly Hills, CA: Sage, 1974).
19 J. Fiske, Television Culture (New York: Methuen, 1987);
D. Morley, The Nationwide Audience: Structure and Decoding (London: British Film Institute, 1980).
20 V. R. Shield and B. Dervin, "Sense-Making in Feminist Social Science Research: A Call to Enlarge the Methodological Option of Feminist Studies," in Women’s Studies International Forum 16, no. 1 (1993): 65-81.
21 Susan Cheever ’An Angel Sat Down at His Table," New York Times, Sunday, 13 September 1992, sec.2, p. 7, Late Edition—Final.
22 Nelson Pressley, "Down to Earth Angels’: Epic Takes on a Novel Look at the Kennedy Center, " The Washington Times, 8 May 1995, Style Section, D 01.
23 Everett Evans, "Angels’ Alight: Alley Stages Sweeping Epic on 1980’s America, "The Houston Chronicle, Sunday, 26 March 1995, sec. Zest, p. 8, Star edition.
24 Hilary de Vries, "A Gay Epic, Tony Kushner ’s Play Offers a Unique View of America," Chicago Tribune, Sunday, 25 April 1993, sec. 13, p. 6, final edition.
25 Ibid.
26 William A. Henry III, Time 142, no. 23 (6 December 1993), U.S. edition.
27 Frank Rich, "Following an Angel for a Healing Vision of Heaven or Earth," The New York Times, Wednesday, 24 November 1993, sec. C, p. 11, late edition, final.
28 Ibid.
29 Richard Christiansen, chief critic, " ’Millennium’ Fits Times: Drama Treats AIDS, Homosexuality with Sensibility," Chicago Tribune, Wednesday, 5 May 1993, sec. 1, p. 30, north sports final edition.
30 Frank Rich, ’Angels in America;
The New York Times, Wednesday, 5 May 1993, sec. C, p. 15, late edition, final.
31 David Patrick Stearns, "Daffy and Absolutely Divine," USA Today, Thursday, 12 November 1992, sec. Life, p. 13D, final edition.
32 Frank Rich, "Marching Out of the Closet, Into History," The New York Times, Tuesday, 10 November 1992, sec. C, p. 15, late edition, final.
33 Benedict Nightengale, ’Angels Lose Their Direction," The Times, 22 November 1993, Monday edition.
34 Melich, "Characters and Themes."
35 Interview with Kushner, "The Secret of Angels," The New York Times, Sunday 27 March 1994, sec. 2, p. 5, late edition—final.
36 Evans, "Angels’ Alight."
37 Interview with Kushner, New York Times.
38 Interview with Kushner, New York Times.
39 Richard Christiansen, chief critic, " Angels’ Treads on ’80s sensibilities," Chicago Tribune, Friday, 13 November, 1992, sec. 5, p. 1, north sports final edition.
40 de Vries, "A Gay Epic."
41 Frank Rich, "Angels in America’ Truly Astounding in London," Chicago Tribune, Friday, 6 March 1992, Chicagoland North edition.
42 Rich, "Marching Out of the Closet."
43 Era, "The San Francisco Chronicle, Monday, 27 May 1991, sec. Daily Datebook, p. E1, final edition.
44 Vincent Canby, "Two ’Angels,’ Two Journeys, In London and New York," The New York Times, Sunday, 30 January 1994, sec. 2, p. 5, late edition—final.
45 Vit VanWagner, "Broadway Takes a Serious Look at America," The Toronto Star, Saturday, November 27, 1993, sec. Arts, p. J3, final edition.
46 Kevin Kelly, "Angels’ II: Life, Death and Laughs;
Kushner Completes His Stunning Epic of our Epoch," The Boston Globe, Wednesday, 24 November 1993, sec. Living, p. 39, city edition.
47 Linda Winer, "’Angels’ On Broadway: Good Trip From L.A.;
Tony Kushner’s Play Lives Up To The Hype," Los Angeles Times, Wednesday, 5 May 1993, sec. F, p. 1, home edition.
48 Greg Evans, "Angels in America: A Gay Fantasia on National Themes," Daily Variety, Tuesday, 10 November, 1992.
49 Ibid.
50 Steven Winn, " Angels’ is Born Again: Act Puts Its Own Stamp on Kushner’s Play," The San Francisco Chronicle, 14 October 1994, sec. Daily Datebook, p. CI.
51 Henry III.
52 Dan Hulbert, "New York, New York! Old/New Musical ’She Loves Me’ Tops Best of Fall List," The Atlanta Journal and Constitution, 5 December 1993, sec. N, Arts, p 4.
53 Christiansen, "’Angels’ Treads on Sensibilities."
54 Ibid.
55 Rich, "Marching Out of the Closet."
56 Rich, "Embracing All Possibilities."
57 Ibid.
58 Linda Winer, "Pulitzer-Winning Angels’ Emerges From the Wings," Newsday, Wednesday, 5 May 1993, sec. Newspapers and Newswires, p. 63, Nassau and Suffolk edition.
59 Jacques Le Sourd, "Too Much Hype, Too Little Substance," Gannett News Service, Tuesday, 4 May 1993.
60 Christiansen, "Angels’ Treads on Sensibilities."
61 Greg Evans. ("A Gay Fantasia...")
62 Benedict Nightingale, "Aids Stretched to its Limit," The Times, Saturday, 25 January 1992.
63 Gerald Nachman, "On the State of Charm, Doom and Portermania," The San Francisco Chronicle, Sunday, 23 June 1991, sec. Sunday Datebook, p. 17.
64 Jeremy Gerard, Daily Variety, Wednesday, 24 November 1993.
65 Interview with Kushner, The New York Times.
66 Steven Winn, "Kushner ’s Angelic Conclusion ’Perestroika’ Completes Epic Drama," The San Francisco Chronicle, Wednesday, 24 November 1993, sec. Daily Datebook, p. 19, final edition.
67 Linda Winer, " ’Angels’ II: Still Playful and Still Profound," Newsday, Wednesday, 24 November 1993, sec. Newspapers and Newswires, p. 60, Nassau and city edition.
68 Everett Evans, "’Perestroika’ Maintains its Brilliance," The Houston Chronicle, Friday, 21 April 1995, sec. Houston, p. 1, 2nd star edition.
69 Interview with Kushner, New York Times.
70 Jamie James, "Flying Still Higher," The Times, Thursday, 6 May 1993.
71 Winn, "Marvelous Millennium."
72 Ed Siegel, "’Perestroika’ Caps Kushner ’s Tour de Force," The Boston Globe, Thursday, 16 March 1995, sec. Living, p. 53, city edition.
73 Malcolm Johnson, " ’Perestroika’ Concludes Angels in America/" The Hartford Courant, 28 November 1993, sec. Arts, p. GÌ, A Edition.
74 Dan Hulbert, "Broadway Drama Left to Angels’ while Gurney Revisits WASP Angst," The Atlanta Journal and Constitution, 17 November 1993, Sec. B, p. 11.
75 Nancy Melich, "A Look at the Characters and Themes of Angels,"
76 Ibid.
77 Dan Hulbert, "Autumn in New York Broadway Handicapping the Season," The Atlanta Journal and Constitution, 19 September 1993, Sec. K, p. 1.
78 David Richards, "Visions of Heaven—and of Hell;
Angels in America—An Epic, All Right, But It’s the Details and Future That Count," The New York Times, Sunday, 16 May 1993, sec. 2, p. 1, late edition—final.
79 David Patrick Stearns, "Spirit of Angels’ Lifts ’Perestroika,’ " USA Today, Wednesday, 24 November 1993, sec. Life, p. ID, final edition.
80 William A. Henry III.
81 Steven Winn, "’Angels’ Gets Even Better, Broadway Production Benefits from Restaging, Recasting," The San Francisco Chronicle, Wednesday, 5 May 1993, sec. Daily Datebook, p. Dl, final edition.
82 Johann Galtung and M. H. Ruge, "The Structure of Foreign News" in Journal of Peace Research 2 (1965): 64-69.
83 Thom Duncan, ’Angry about Angels," on aml-list@cc.zveber.edu 1995, 11 December 1995, 12:22:40.
84 Scott Parkin, "Angry about Angels," aml-list@cc.weber.edu, 12 December 1995, 23:18:40.

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